Cheng Paper on Wage Gap, Marriage Tax Published in Forbes


Christine Cheng

August 22, 2016

BATON ROUGE - LSU Assistant Professor of Accounting Christine Cheng's paper, "The Wage Gap and the Marriage Tax Penalty: When Will They End?", was published in full by Forbes.

The paper is co-written with Amy J. N. Yurko, assistant professor of accounting at Duquesne University.

Read the paper in full.

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